Test and Code
By Brian Okken
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I focus on testing and process questions like “How do I know it works?”, “How do I effectively test?”, and the like. But really, anything in the software development realm is fair game.
||Clean32: David Hussman - Agile vs Agility, Dude's Law, and more||A wonderful discussion with David Hussman. David and Brian look back at what all we've learned in XP, TDD, and other Agile methodologies, where things have gone awry, how to bring the value back, and where testing fits into all of this.||10/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean31: I'm so sick of the testing pyramid||What started as a twitter disagreement carries over into this civil discussion of software testing. Brian and Paul discuss testing practices such as the testing pyramid, TDD, unit testing, system testing, and balancing test effort.||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean30: Legacy Code - M. Scott Ford||M. Scott Ford is the founder and chief code whisperer at Corgibytes, a company focused on helping other companies with legacy code. We talk about the company, about testing strategy, getting a handle on technical debt and process debt, iterative develop||7/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean29: Kobiton & QASymphony - Josh Lieberman||Interview with Josh Lieberman about Kobiton and QASymphony||6/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean28: Chaos Engineering & Experimentation at Netflix - Casey Rosenthal||Chaos Engineering Experimentation vs Testing With Casey Rosenthal, manager for the Traffic, Intuition, and Chaos teams at Netflix||4/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean27: Mahmoud Hashemi : unit, integration, and system testing||What is the difference between a unit test, an integration test, and a system test? Mahmoud Hashemi helps me to define these terms, as well as discuss the role of all testing variants in software development.||2/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean26: pyresttest – Sam Van Oort||Interview with Sam Van Oort about pyresttest, “A REST testing and API microbenchmarking tool” pyresttest A question in the Test & Code Slack channel was raised about testing REST APIs. There were answers such as pytest + requests, of course,||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean25: Selenium, pytest, Mozilla – Dave Hunt||Interview with Dave Hunt @davehunt82. We Cover: Selenium Driver: http://www.seleniumhq.org/ pytest: http://docs.pytest.org/ pytest plugins: pytest-selenium: http://pytest-selenium.readthedocs.io/ pytest-html: https://pypi.python.||11/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean24: pytest with Raphael Pierzina||pytest pytest is an extremely popular test framework used by many projects and companies. In this episode, I interview Raphael Pierzina (@hackebrot), a core contributor to both pytest and cookiecutter. We discuss how Raphael got involved with both proj.||11/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean23: Lessons about testing and TDD from Kent Beck||Discussion and audio clips from a previous interview with Kent Beck||9/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean22: Converting Manual Tests to Automated Tests||How do you convert manual tests to automated tests?||9/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean21: Terminology: test fixtures, subcutaneous testing, end to end testing, system testing||A listener requested that I start covering some terminology. I think it’s a great idea. Covered in this episode: Test Fixtures Subcutaneous Testing End to End Testing (System Testing) I also discuss A book rewrite Progress on transcripts A story from||8/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean20: Talk Python To Me host Michael Kennedy||Interview with Michael Kennedy from the Talk Python To Me podcast||7/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean19: Python unittest with Robert Collins||Python's unittest module, advanced features, comparison to pytest, future features, and more.||6/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean18: Testing in Startups and Hiring Software Engineers with Joe Stump||In this epsiode, I interview with Joe Stump, cofounder of Sprintly, to give the startup perspective to development and testing.||4/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean17: The Travis Foundation||Interview with Laura Gaetano from The Travis Foundation||4/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean16: Welcome to Test and Code||I'm changing the name from the "Python Test Podcast" to "Test & Code".||3/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean15: Lean Software Development||An introduction to Lean Software Development||3/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean14: Continuous Integration with Travis CI – Josh Kalderimis||TravisCI is a Continuous Integration service and a pretty cool company||2/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13: Ian Cordasco – Betamax||Interview with Ian Cordasco||2/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: Coverage.py with Ned Batchelder||We also discuss edX, Python user groups, PyCon talks, and more.||2/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: pytest assert magic||How pytest, unittest, and nose deal with assertions||2/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: Test Case Design using Given-When-Then from BDD||It doesn’t matter if you are using pytest, unittest, nose, or something completely different, this episode will help you write better tests.||1/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: Harry Percival : Testing Web Apps with Python, Selenium, Django||I interview Harry Percival, author of "Test-Driven Development with Python".||1/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: Agile vs Agility : Agile Is Dead (Long Live Agility)||Agile vs Agility||12/15/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: The Waterfall Model and “Managing the Development of Large Software Systems”||A look at the software development lifecycle we all love to hate.||10/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: Writing software is like nothing else||There are lots of analogies for software testing, but none of them quite fit.||10/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: Test Classes: No OO experience required||Test Classes: No OO experience required||9/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Test Fixtures: Setup, Teardown, and so much more||Test fixtures make your test code easier to write and results easier to read.||9/11/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Why test?||Business, personal, and pragmatic day to day benefits of incorporating automated testing into your development process.||9/2/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Pytest vs Unittest vs Nose||Choosing a test framework||8/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: What to expect from the Python Test Podcast||Audience, Goals, Categories, and Topics to be covered in future episodes.||8/11/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Absolutely the most awesome podcast on the planet
Totally non-biased (even though it's my show).
Hey. I waited 4 weeks to rate it myself. :)
I’m a test automation engineer and love using python to get things done quickly, so its awesome to see a podcast dedicated to all things python testing related. I think this podcast really fills a gap and Brian is off to a great start! Hope he sticks with it.
Slow dive into testing
A good start to a podcast series that seems to be a slow, deep, dive into the world of test driven development.
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